Interview: Rani Singam

Before the much lauded jazz siren performs smooth original tunes from Contentment, her sophomore album, she gives Patrick Benjamin a sneak peek into her musical mentality.

State of the Art: The Burning Gaze

Be bowled over by the collection of striking large scale portraits and sculptures in enigmatic South Korean artist Hyung Koo Kang’s first ever solo exhibition in Singapore.

Interview: Mayer Hawthorne

Fresh from dropping his third studio album How Do You Do last month, the Michigan-born soul sensation snoops onto our shores for a one night only live performance.

Interview: Seah Chee Huang

The associate director of DP Architects and Archifest’s chairperson reminisces about his life with Patrick Benjamin.


In which we explore six crazy developments surrounding this week’s eerie numerological occurrence; the moment when the six elevens align at the eleventh second of the eleventh minute of the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month of this year of our Lord 2011.1. Wounded by lukewarm reactions to the iPhone 4S, […]

Shuffle Bistro Bar

Buzz: An unpretentious Mandopop joint with decent pub grub and affordable drinks for discerning bilingual yuppies. Décor: Eco conscious, lo-fi Scandinavian charm with a welcoming homely vibe oozes from this second floor joint which seats 150. The owners’ (in their late 20s and early 30s) attention to detail is clearly evident in nice little touches […]